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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 23175
Last updated: 2 February 2020
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Date:11-OCT-2007
Time:22:00 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic C206 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna U206F
Owner/operator:Thousand Lakres Airways Ltd
Registration: C-FJAY
C/n / msn: U20601992
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Kearns Lake, Ontario -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Survey
Departure airport:Kearns Lake, Ontario
Destination airport:Cushing Lake near Upsula, Ontario
Narrative:
The pilot had flown in two helpers from his base on Cushing Lake near Upsula, Ontario to an outpost camp located on Kearns Lake, Ontario to assist in the winterization of the camp. The pilot was then to return to Cushing Lake to pick up another passenger and supplies. Prior to take-off from Kearns Lake, the pilot indicated that he would be circling the lake to look for one of the camp's boats (which was missing). Hunters in the area observed the aircraft circle the lake several times at low altitude. During one tight turn at low altitude and high engine power, the nose of the aircraft dropped and the aircraft struck the lake.

A search was organized and the aircraft was located mostly submerged (a portion of one wing was above water) in Kearns Lake. Divers and T.S.B. investigators have been dispatched to the site. The pilot was fatally injured.

Sources:

1. CADORS 2007O2230
2. TSB Occurrence No: A07C0189


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
19-Mar-2015 20:10 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration, Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
19-Mar-2015 20:12 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total occupants, Narrative]

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